16 May 2022

Our very own rising star: Aimee

Year 10 Aimee has been working hard to get into the performing arts industry and has finally made her break.

16 May 2022

Hats off to BTEC Performing Arts pupils

Students have been completing Component 3 in BTEC Performing Arts and a number of students have been taking up the opportunity to become designers.

28 March 2022

Drama pupils put a stage in a box

Year 10 Performing Arts students were excited to get their hands on the Drama department's new resource.

25 March 2022

Game Over: What a journey we have been on!

This is the first time we have looked at performing such an educational, thought-provoking piece of theatre.

17 March 2022

Game Over on stage next week

Lead Teacher for Drama Miss Howell admitted it was important for pupils to try out a different type of theatre as well as send out a message – which is why she chose ‘Game Over.’

3 March 2022

Game Over tickets now available

GAME OVER is an utterly compelling piece of verbatim theatre with significant messages to deliver. Grab your tickets while you can! 

3 March 2022

Game Over - What's it about?

A hard-hitting piece of Verbatim Theatre. Where real lives are seen, real words are spoken, and real lives changed.

27 January 2022

Priory's next production is Game Over

GAME OVER is an utterly compelling piece of verbatim theatre with significant contemporary messages to deliver.

13 January 2022

Matilda cast enjoy their after party

Members of the Matilda cast visited Salvatore’s Italian restaurant as a reward for their involvement and commitment to Priory's production.

10 December 2021

Matilda - And that's a wrap!

"Great performances all round", "Brilliant show" and "A real treat!" were just some of the words used by those that came to see the school's production this week.

2 December 2021

Matilda - Ready To Take To The Stage

“I am proud of them, they are very talented pupils and have worked incredibly hard," said Lead Teacher for Drama Miss Howell.

25 November 2021

Matilda tickets now available

Grab your tickets while you can!

23 November 2021

Matilda shows at Priory next month

Priory pupils can’t wait to get into character at December’s performance of ‘Matilda.’

22 June 2021

Theatre in education

In Year 7 we have been looking at 'Theatre In Education'.

5 October 2020

Layton Williams - Star quality at Priory

The West End came to Penwortham Priory Academy as theatre and TV star Layton Williams hosted an energetic drama and dance workshop for pupils. 

2 October 2020

We had a special visitor today

West End star, Layton Williams, spent the day at Priory delivering drama and dance workshops to Year 9, 10 & 11 pupils.